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West Orchard Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Knowle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6266 / 50°37'35"N

Longitude: -2.0847 / 2°5'4"W

OS Eastings: 394106

OS Northings: 80770

OS Grid: SY941807

Mapcode National: GBR 33M.MR9

Mapcode Global: FRA 67JD.TZY

Entry Name: West Orchard Farm House

Listing Date: 12 November 1959

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303728

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108971

Location: Church Knowle, Dorset, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Church Knowle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Church Knowle St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CHURCH KNOWLE WEST ORCHARD
SY 98 SW
8/58 West Orchard Farm
House (Formerly
listed as "West
Orchard")
GV 12.11.59 II
Detached farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, extended to east in C18
and to west in C19. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, half-
hipped at east end. 3 stone stacks on ridge, - one enlarged in
brick. 2 storeys. 3 casement windows on ground floor and 2 on
first floor. Pair of french doors in east extension. Evidence of
earlier, blocked, windows. Rear lean-to has stone walls and part
tiled, part stone-slated roof. Main ground floor room - in original
section - has a moulded stone fireplace surround with 4-centred
arch. 2 similar, simpler fireplaces on first floor. Arched doorway
in west wall of original section.
RCHM Monument 25 (Dorset Vol II)

Listing NGR: SY9410680770

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